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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Robert D. Conrad
Cruise: RC17 (RC1711)
Sample: 008RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 16.6933
Longitude: 130.2816
Water Depth(m): 6075 to 5662
Date: 19741003
Storage: room temperature, dry
1 :    bulk weight = 20.412 kg
Comments: 45 lbs
Description: Weathered basalt. Basalt nodular appearance very weathered. Pebbles of basalt also recovered along with plant debris and organic matter.